3191
3191

PROPERTY OF A LADY

A RARE FAMILLE-ROSE AND GILT-GROUND 'NINE DRAGON' BOWL


MARK AND PERIOD OF GUANGXU
Estimate
180,000250,000
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3191

PROPERTY OF A LADY

A RARE FAMILLE-ROSE AND GILT-GROUND 'NINE DRAGON' BOWL


MARK AND PERIOD OF GUANGXU
Estimate
180,000250,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

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Hong Kong

A RARE FAMILLE-ROSE AND GILT-GROUND 'NINE DRAGON' BOWL


MARK AND PERIOD OF GUANGXU
of conical form, the flared sides supported on a short straight foot, brightly enamelled on a gold ground, the interior with a central iron red dragon writhing among multi-coloured clouds and flames, further encircled around the walls by four other dragons striding in pursuit of a 'flaming pearl', all below a band of yellow and pink ruyi at the rim, the exterior similarly decorated with four dragons engaged in a similar pursuit amidst flames, below a band of pink and blue ruyi and above green crashing waves and pink key-fret at the foot, the base inscribed in pink enamel with a six-characters seal mark on a gold ground
12 cm., 4 3/4  in. 
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Provenance

A private American collection, Dallas, Texas.
Collection of Douglas Wright.

Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

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Hong Kong